3 members of K-pop group iKON test positive for COVID-19

This undated photo, provided by YG Entertainment, shows K-pop boy group iKON. (YG Entertainment via The Korea Herald/Asia News Network)

SEOUL — Three members of K-pop boy band iKON have tested positive for the coronavirus, their agency announced Sunday.

Kim Jin-hwan, Song Yun-heong and Kim Dong-hyuk were confirmed to have been infected with COVID-19 after showing cold symptoms the day before, according to YG Entertainment.

The other three members – Bobby, Koo Jun-hoe and Jung Chan-woo – tested negative, he added.

“We will fully cooperate with the health authorities’ investigation and take all measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19,” the company said in a statement. “We will provide all necessary support to protect the health and safety of our artists.” (Yonhap)


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